The Organizing Committee is glad to announce call for papers and posters for the 7th All Africa Conference on Animal Agriculture (AACAA) to be held at the Accra International Conference Centre, Ghana, 15th – 19th October, 2018. The conference is being organised by the All Africa Society for Animal Production (AASAP) in association with the Ghana Society of Animal Production (GSAP), the Ghana Animal Science Association (GASA), and the Forum for Agricultural Research in Africa (FARA). The theme for the conference is: Innovations to secure the future of African animal agriculture in a globalizing world with the following sub-themes:

  1. Smallholder-dairy – opportunities, challenges and future prospects
  2. Smallholder poultry production in Africa – which way forward now
  3. Delivery of animal health services in Africa – the last mile challenge
  4. Working Animals – the animal and human welfare dimensions
  5. Climate change – the smallholder livestock dimension
  6. Capacity development and partnerships to drive innovations in animal agriculture
  7. Opportunities and challenges for developing data platforms for decision-making in livestock development
  8. Innovative financing of African livestock R&D in the next decade

Detailed information is available at here